Phil Vettel, a graduate of Eastern Illinois University, joined Tribune Company (at Suburban Trib) in 1979, and has been The Tribune'’s restaurant critic since 1989. He has a wife and two sons, one or more of whom often accompany Phil on his culinary adventures. He also makes a mean egg-salad sandwich.
Phil Vettel reviews Bottlefork, a New American restaurant in River North.
Now that outdoor dining season is in full swing, here are three restaurants with great al fresco options.
Vettel reviews Japonais
Phil Vettel Reviews Next – Chinese: Modern